So what is to be done about school lunches? We all know the crud like poppers and mystery meat that many cafeterias serve. Despite a 2010 bill that was supposed to require more healthy options be required in the midday meal, current policy goes more towards what makes the palette happy. This equates to more … Continue reading What is the big dilemma with school lunches?
Ok I heard that a political party is to blame for increased suicides. To put this in the realm of this epidemic into the garbage of politics is insulting to victims and their loved ones. While the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is working on the ‘coronavirus’ emergency, they also released the latest … Continue reading Child and teen suicide is the real health emergency from the CDC.
When I was in school, a long time ago in a galaxy far far away, it was common to have hearing test every year given by the school nurse. So what’s one more test, right? Many parents say ‘not my child’? This stems from a proposed bill in Utah. If passed, students,with parent permission, would … Continue reading Would you let your child get screened for mental health issues at school?
Evacuate: remove from a place of danger. Any city or state that plans on doing to children like New York has done. Evacuate your children from that place. This is no joke. I have already written about the no cash bail in New York. Now, thanks to Pat Dixon’s podcast ‘NYC Crime Report’ the immense … Continue reading Families should evacuate any state that does this to children
I have been writing of late about the lack of mental health personnel to help so many in dire need. Professionals from teachers to pediatricians are getting trained on how to spot young people with potential problems and help get them assistance. I have listed a plethora of statistics about mental health and suicide in … Continue reading Is QPR the strategy to help those on the edge of suicide?
Why does any child two to five years old need a cell phone? Parents want an electronic babysitter. Beyond that, why do elementary school children need a phone? Parents want to keep track of them or text them in an emergency? How did we ever survive before that? To facetime with friends? Go over to … Continue reading Are those phones leading to mentally ill children?
To alleviate mental stress on children, some schools are changing assignment due dates from teachers. To the last day of the grading quarter.. Oh, if only we had it so good. Well, that’s a maybe. On the one hand, having all that homework stress out of your head every night would make for a lot … Continue reading I’ll get it done whenever…